European Markets   –  NFP DAY

EU markets traded higher on Autos and Industrials sector strength. The EUSXX600 index closed higher 0.43%. BMW, VW and Fiat all closed up more than 1.5% to push the markets higher, while an upgrade from Barclays lifted Auto Trader up 4.5%. UK construction PMI in the morning, then US NFP in the afternoon is the important news on the agenda Friday.   

Earnings on the agenda Friday morning:  

 

Markets DAX CAC40 FTSE
1.6.2017 0.4% 0.66% 0.32%
3 Months 28.86% 30.9% 30.81%
1 Year 13.81% 10.55% 15.85%
       

 

 

                                                                                  MARKET MOVERS  

Airbus.de 2.96% DTelecom.de -2.51%
Vivendi.fr 1.97% Orange.fr        -0.7%
BMW.de 1.96% Persimmon.uk -2.08%
VW.de 1.5%    
       

  

Forex & Commodities markets

FX markets opened June with the dollar strengthening across the board ahead of the NFP news Friday, sending metals lower into a selloff day. OIL inventories sent OIL higher for another lackluster and trendless session. UK construction PMI in the morning, then US NFP in the afternoon is the important news on the agenda Friday.    

 

 

Market GBPUSD USDJPY EURJPY EURUSD GOLD OIL
1.6.2017 -0.1% 0.6%  0.31% -0. 28%  -0.48% 1%
  USDCHF AUDUSD AUDJPY USDCAD Silver PLT
  0.42% -0.7% -0.1% 0.06% -0.78% -1.8%

Swing trades follow up –

Trade Entry price Position Open profit Date triggered Stop loss Remarks today
NASDAQ100 5803 5 -94 30/5  5830 Stopped out
Silver 17.25 1000 -191 26/5 17.08 Stopped out
DAX 12627 5 -322 31/5 12720  
USDJPY 111.37 0.7 133 1/6 111.1 New position
             
Agrekko.uk 10.7 400 1009 3/8/16 9  
AXA.fr 24.81 400 399 8/5 25.2  
JPN225 19523 100 1156 3/3 19684  
             
             
OPEN PROFIT     2321$